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Social Studies
 
  Grade Level:   7  
  EALR:   3. GEOGRAPHY The student uses a spatial perspective to make reasoned decisions by applying the concepts of location, region, and movement and demonstrating knowledge of how geographic features and human cultures impact environments.  
  Component:   3.1 Understands the physical characteristics, cultural characteristics, and location of places, regions, and spatial patterns on the Earth's surface.  
  Grade Level Expectation:   3.1.1 Analyzes maps and charts from a specific time period to analyze an issue or event.  
 
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Example
-Examines a map of the Northwest and constructs an interpretation about why Japanese internment camps were placed where they were.
Suggested Unit
  • WA—The Great Depression and World War II (1930—1945)